I lived a healthy, normal life until I was thirteen. When I was at swim practice one day, I felt an intense pain in my chest and knew I had to get out of the pool immediately. I collapsed when I got out of the pool and an ambulance came to take me to the hospital. I...

I lived a healthy, normal life until I was thirteen. When I was at swim practice one day, I felt an intense pain in my chest and knew I had to get out of the pool immediately. I collapsed when I got out of the pool and an ambulance came to take me to the hospital. I...

I’ve developed a great level of resilience ever since I was young. I’ve had to face different life changing challenges from a very young age and have had to find different ways to cope. When I was seven, my parents went through a divorce and my mom married a man who...

I’ve developed a great level of resilience ever since I was young. I’ve had to face different life changing challenges from a very young age and have had to find different ways to cope. When I was seven, my parents went through a divorce and my mom married a man who...

I was born two months early, on May 5th, 2003. After my mother was life-flighted to the UofU hospital. As soon as my mother and I were well enough to get out of the hospital, she dropped me off at my aunt’s and disappeared for about two weeks. I never knew my father,...